Pathophysiology of traumatic brain injury


Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is the leading cause of death worldwide in people under the age of 40, and is expected to be the third most common cause of death and disability by the year 2020.1 Each year, it accounts for one million hospital admissions in the European Union2 and 1.7 million in the United States.3 An estimated 43.1% of people discharged after… (More)


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